HR Assistant

Job Title: HR Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-06-14 00:00:00
Reference: 041226017
Contact Name: Kayley Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 27, 2019 15:14

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity is available for an Administrator to join a friendly HR Team.
The company employ over 2000 permanent employees across the Group and over 25,000 flexible employees.

HR duties will involve:
• Working with the HR team to ensure HR department works efficiently at all times
• Assisting with the administration of the day-to-day operations of the HR Team
• Providing payroll with accurate information regarding sickness absence (paid/unpaid), holiday accruals and leaver details by payroll cut off dates
• Request references from present or past employers
• Provide references on behalf of past employees to their new employers
• Employee amendments such as address changes, changes in job titles, and salaries are kept up to date with payroll also to be informed
• Generating contracts of employment together with new starter packs
• Pay query investigation and resolution

You will need the following key technical skills for the role:
• Intermediate Excel skills
• Intermediate Word skills
• Intermediate Outlook skills
Key people skills will include:
• High degree of customer service capability
• Able to interact at all levels within the Company
• Ability to motivate others
• Strong organisational skills
• Strong communication skills
• Able to prioritise and manage workload in a changing environment.
Interpersonal and behavioural skills required:
• Accuracy
• Able to work to tight deadlines
• Good team player
• Organised and flexible, with the ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team
• Applies tact, diplomacy and confidentiality and communicates well both verbally and in writing
• Able to develop co-operative working relationships
Key Analytical Skills:
• Excellent numerical skills
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, together with a tenacious and empathetic nature.

The company are offering a salary between £17,000-£19,000 with full time hours of 37.5 hours per week, 9.00 am to 5.30 pm, Monday to Friday
HR background advantageous but not essential
Payroll background advantageous but not essential
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